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C230 --- $125.00 --- this is the orientation view --- more pics down below

diameter: 9 1/2"
height: 3 1/4"

finish: 10 thin coats of satin-finish spar polyurethane (with UV blocker)

WOODS USED: [SEE DISCUSSION ON THE MAIN PAGE OF THIS SITE IF ANY OF THIS IS UNCLEAR]

base: narra

view 1: bubinga, partridgewood, silky oak, mahogany, BOX

view 2: zircote, chechem

view 3: olive over mulberry over padauk over aromatic red cedar backed by two layers of maple veneer, all over olive, then osage orange, beech, BOX

view 4: osage orange over bocote over mahogany(?), purpleheart veneer, birch over ebony veneer over birch over aromatic red cedar, redheart, butternut, BOX

view 5: cowtree, aromatic red cedar, birch over ebony veneer over birch over aromatic red cedar, macawood

view 6: ebony, machiche, poplar, osage orange, wenge, BOX

view 7: elm, purpleheart, jatoba, BOX

view 8: olive, birch

BOX: left to right; cherry, bocote, redheart, mahogany

flaws/issues: none

comments: This is a particularly hefty one as the bottom in particular is a little thicker than it needs to be and the rim is deliberately thick because I liked the way it looked when I had turned it down that far. The osage orange in view 6, when view across view 7, looks bright yellow but when viewed across view 4 it is quite dark. That's common for osage orange cut at an angle as this is, and it makes for an interesting look.





views 5c and 1d


views 3b and 7b





view 1c as the bowl blank and then as the finished bowl